hostap: Fail to register frame command.

Ben Greear greearb
Wed Jul 11 14:21:40 PDT 2012

Kernel is 3.3.8+, hostapd is from a few days ago.  Any idea
why this is failing?

1342041584.529517: random: Trying to read entropy from /dev/random
1342041584.529650: Configuration file: wifi/hostapd_vap0.conf
1342041584.530758: ctrl_interface_group=0
1342041584.532806: nl80211: interface vap0 in phy wiphy0
1342041584.532926: rfkill: initial event: idx=0 type=1 op=0 soft=0 hard=0
1342041584.533260: nl80211: Using driver-based off-channel TX
1342041584.533291: nl80211: TDLS supported
1342041584.533308: nl80211: TDLS external setup
1342041584.533432: nl80211: Add own interface ifindex 61
1342041584.535525: nl80211: Set mode ifindex 61 iftype 3 (AP)
1342041584.535821: nl80211: Setup AP - device_ap_sme=0 use_monitor=0
1342041584.536008: nl80211: Subscribe to mgmt frames with AP handle 0x9a97900
1342041584.536052: nl80211: Register frame type=0xb0 nl_handle=0x9a97900
1342041584.536075: nl80211: Register frame match - hexdump(len=0): [NULL]
1342041584.536177: nl80211: Register frame command failed (type=176): ret=-114 (Operation already in progress)
1342041584.536201: nl80211: Register frame match - hexdump(len=0): [NULL]
1342041584.536263: nl80211: Failed to set interface vap0 into AP mode
1342041584.551154: netlink: Operstate: linkmode=0, operstate=6
1342041584.551312: nl80211: Set mode ifindex 61 iftype 2 (STATION)
1342041584.551687: nl80211 driver initialization failed.


Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc

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